Many Black-owned independent bookstores experienced a surge in sales this past summer after the George Floyd protests ignited more interest in learning about Black history, white supremacy, and systemic racism. Marcus Books is the oldest Black-owned bookstore in the country, serving its community for 60 years and weathering many changes.
Producer/editor: Charlotte Buchen Khadra
Camera: Elie Khadra
Consultant: Helena Brantley
With support from: PubWest/The Rittenhouse Committee
UnIdentified Images provided by the Richardson family.